California Court of Appeal - August 2006 Opinion Summaries

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People v. Nelson

California Court of Appeal
Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Conviction of first degree murder, involving a killing in 1976 and DNA identification of defendant in 2002, is affirmed over claims that: 1) the delay...
08/31/2006 C047366

California ex rel. Grayson v. Pac. Bell Tel. Co.

California Court of Appeal
Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Civil Procedure, Communications Law, Consumer Protection Law
Sustaining defendant's demurrer to the third amended complaint without leave to amend, in action seeking bounty under False Claims Act for compelling...
08/31/2006 C050296

Hightower v. Catholic Bishop of Sacramento

California Court of Appeal
Civil Procedure, Injury & Tort Law
Sustaining of defendant's demurrers for expiration of the statute of limitations, in case involving allegations of sexual abuse committed on plaintiff...
08/31/2006 B182153

People v. Johnson

California Court of Appeal
Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Conviction of second degree murder, conspiracy to murder, and accessory to murder is reversed where the prosecutor's withholding of police reports...
08/31/2006 F048042

Signature Fruit Co. v. Workers' Comp. Appeals Bd.

California Court of Appeal
Attorney's Fees, Health Law, Injury & Tort Law, Labor & Employment Law, Workers' Compensation
A decision of the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board awarding one of employer's seasonal employees temporary disability benefits is annulled where,...
08/31/2006 F048255

Farm Raised Salmon Cases

California Court of Appeal
Agriculture, Civil Procedure, Class Actions, Consumer Protection Law, False Advertising, Injury & Tort Law
(Industry: Food & Beverage, Retail)

Sustaining of demurrer to complaint alleging that defendant owners and operators of grocery stores sold artificially colored farmed salmon without...
08/31/2006 B182901

Welcher v. Workers' Comp. Appeals Bd.

California Court of Appeal
Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, Labor & Employment Law, Workers' Compensation
The method of apportioning permanent disability adopted in Fuentes v. Workers' Comp. Appeals Bd. (1976) 16 Cal.3d 1, in which the WCAB subtracts the...
08/31/2006 C051263, C051409, C051790, C051894

People v. Hill

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
The court of appeal declines to adopt the Ninth Circuit's reasoning requiring, for a gang enhancement, that a crime be committed with the intent to...
08/31/2006 C050155

People v. Palmer

California Court of Appeal
Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Summary probation for 5 years, subject to terms and conditions including 180 days in jail, based on no contest plea to driving while having blood...
08/31/2006 C049018

Brodie v. Workers' Comp. Appeals Bd.

California Court of Appeal
Administrative Law, Labor & Employment Law, Remedies, Workers' Compensation
Denial of reconsideration of plaintiff firefighter's permanent disability award is annulled with directions to recompute the award according to a...
08/30/2006 A112003